Jeff Abbott

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Jeff Abbott is an independent journalist currently based out of Guatemala. His work has appeared in NACLA Report on the AmericasIn These Times, and Upside Down World. Follow him on Twitter @palabrasdeabajo.


Jeff Abbott

Trump’s lack of condemnation of the situation in Honduras may lie in the fact that the Hernández government has become an important ally in the United States's efforts to stop immigration. But ignoring the protests will likely only make things worse. more

Jan 11, 2018 6:00 AM Dispatches

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Jeff Abbott

“The people remain mobilized. This is not going to end.” more

Dec 28, 2017 6:00 AM Dispatches

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Jeff Abbott

Elite police forces refuse to crack down on popular uprisings after the country's questionable presidential election. more

Dec 11, 2017 3:05 PM Dispatches

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Andres Thomas Conteris

Hondurans are protesting the outcome of an intense presidential race that gave the election to the rightwing incumbent, contrary to initial results. The country is in a full-scale crisis—highways blocked, fires started, and one death. more

Dec 4, 2017 1:34 PM Dispatches 1 Comments

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As a result of Trump's the politics, there are fewer migrants heading north through Mexico, but greater violence against them. more

Oct 2, 2017 2:43 PM Magazine

The threat of violent repression lingers as Oaxaca City fights for their students' education. more

Jan 26, 2017 10:58 AM Magazine